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The American slang dictionary (1891)



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Author: Maitland, James
Subject: English language -- Slang
Publisher: Chicago : [R.J. Kittredge & Co.]
Possible copyright status: NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT
Language: English
Call number: SRLF:LAGE-2132913
Digitizing sponsor: MSN
Book contributor: University of California Libraries
Collection: cdl; americana

Full catalog record: MARCXML

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Reviewer: eschiss1 - - January 13, 2013
Subject: death date
Usually described as a Chicago journalist who wrote several anecdotal works between 1879 and 1891. The Chicago Daily News Almanac of 1896 lists a "Maitland, James", veteran journalist, as having died in Elgin on August 9 1895. Seems at least possible that one can write Maitland (d.1895?) (establishing, among other things, even more likely PD-all-three-major-zones status here. Not unknown for people to live to 1943+ and for such a book to be non-PD-EU(-at present) so good to get some idea, anyway! ) No rating yet, but will read soon- sorry!!

Reviewer: kimvan 555 - 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars - January 27, 2010
Subject: let's see
i hope i can get any benefit of it

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